Foresters Financial Services, Inc. provides everyday families and individuals with financial solutions, guidance and tools, to meet their needs across all life stages. Our financial representatives offer personalized service combined with a solid, long-term approach and fresh thinking, to help you:
Our financial representatives will meet in your home, our office or yours, or whatever location works for you. From the first handshake, we take the time to get to know you in order to develop customized solutions designed specifically for your unique, individual and family needs. To help you achieve the retirement you want, your Foresters Financial Representative will partner with you to develop retirement strategies and solutions that help provide income before and during your retirement, based on your financial situation and goals and using a number of practical time-tested tools.
Our strong, client-first culture means that you will work with a financial professional who is among the best trained in the business, combining a solid financial approach with fresh thinking—and who uses expertise and personalized attention to help develop the solutions that make sense for you at every stage of your life.
Our goal is to build solid relationships and long-term value to help you grow, protect and enjoy what you have—by making sure your financial strategies work as hard as you do.
You can also take pride in knowing that you are part of Foresters™, an international financial services provider that gives back to the community and cares deeply about family well-being. Each year Foresters organizes thousands of community activities, providing financial contributions and hands-on volunteerism in support of charitable partners that make a meaningful and lasting impact in local communities.
Together, we can help you achieve financial and family well-being—now and tomorrow, this generation and the next.
Foresters Financial™ and Foresters™ are trade names and trademarks of The Independent Order of Foresters (a fraternal benefit society) and its subsidiaries, including Foresters Financial Services, Inc. Foresters Financial Services, Inc. does not provide legal, tax or estate planning services. All investing involves risk, including the risk that you may lose money.
Foresters family of companiesThe Independent Order of Foresters (Foresters)
Foresters is an international financial services provider with more than three million clients and members in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. We provide life insurance, savings, retirement and investment solutions that help families achieve their financial goals and make a lasting difference in their lives and communities.
Foresters owns all of the companies described below, either directly or indirectly.
In this website, “Foresters Canada” means the operations of the Foresters family of companies in Canada. This includes Foresters when it sells insurance or provides member benefits in Canada.
Foresters Life Insurance Company (Foresters Life)
Foresters Life is a Canadian incorporated life insurance company, which provides financial security to Canadians through quality life insurance and annuity products. Qualifying Foresters Life insureds and annuitants are also members of Foresters, and receive Foresters unique member benefits.
Foresters Life is a member of Assuris.
In this website, “Foresters US” means the operations of the Foresters family of companies in the United States. This includes Foresters when it sells life insurance or provides member benefits in the US and Foresters Financial Holding Company, Inc. which owns the following subsidiaries:
Foresters Equity Services, Inc. (Foresters Equity)
Foresters Equity Services, Inc. is an broker-dealer and registered investment advisor. Through Foresters Equity, financial professionals have access to a wide range of investment products, programs and services designed to meet a variety of investment objectives. For more information, visit forestersequity.com
Securities and Advisory Services offered through Foresters Equity Services, Inc | Member FINRA, SIPC | 6640 Lusk Boulevard, Suite A202 San Diego CA 92121 | T: 800 350 9885
In this website, “Foresters UK” means the operations of the Foresters family of companies in the United Kingdom. This includes Foresters when it provides member benefits in the UK.
Forester Life Limited (Forester Life)
Forester Life is an insurance company incorporated in the United Kingdom which provides a range of straightforward financial solutions to help address life's challenges for protection, saving, investing and pension planning. Our products are designed to meet today's needs for flexible terms, low charges and clear and simple conditions.
Qualifying Forester Life insureds and annuitants are also members of Foresters, and receive Foresters unique member benefits.
The Children's Mutual (TCM)
The Children's Mutual specializes in savings and investment for children. The Children's Mutual is the trade name of Forester Fund Management Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Forester Life. TCM is an investment management company for the Child Trust Funds. For more information on The Children's Mutual, please visitthechildrensmutual.co.uk
Foresters Financial and Foresters are trade names and trademarks of The Independent Order of Foresters (a fraternal benefit society, 789 Don Mills Road, Toronto, Canada M3C 1T9) and its subsidiaries.
To help families achieve their financial goals and make a difference in their lives and communities.
The cornerstone of our unique, familial culture is our values.
What You Will Do
How We Help You
Our extensive training program and state-of-the-art learning system is designed to prepare you so you are both business savvy and confident when working with your clients.
You will enjoy a professional office environment with all the support and tools you need to be successful.
New Representatives start out earning wages and commissions, so while you take care of your clients, we take care of you.
What You Need
If you are still in college, but would like first-hand experience to learn if such a career is right for you, then consider our Internship Program.
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Foresters Financial is building a brighter future… one Representative at a time!
Foresters Financial™ and Foresters™ are the trade names and trademarks of The Independent Order of Foresters (a fraternal benefit society) and its subsidiaries, including Foresters Financial Services, Inc. All securities products are offered through Foresters Financial Services, Inc. Life insurance and annuities are distributed by Foresters Financial Services, Inc. and issued by Foresters Life Insurance and Annuity Company or The Independent Order of Foresters.
I worked at Foresters Financial full-time (Less than a year)
TEAMWORK- While starting a financial practice is a lot of work, the Senior Advisors who work in Rochester are very helpful and always a tap on the shoulder away from help. Of course when you are new you will not have all the answers your clients are looking for. However, with your co-workers and management assisting you at every turn, it is not difficult to become a proficient and knowledgable financial professional. There were two Senior Reps I could always count on to call when I had questions, or simply needed encouragement.
LEADERSHIP- The management always has your best interest in mind. Even in the months since I have left, I look back and realize that EVERY SINGLE piece of advice they gave me was for the growth of my practice. One on one meetings with the Branch Manager or the New Rep Development Manager were always helpful and encouraging.
AUTHENTICITY- Foresters never suggested that I sell a product that didn't make sense to the client. It is true that there are internal contests for the reps that sold the most Life Insurance in a given time. However with the diversity of not only our clients' needs, but also the products that Foresters sells, there is never a need to sell an ill-advised product, nor did anybody in our branch do that. The compliance department of Foresters, while strict, made it impossible for our reps to sell like that.
DISCOURAGING- To be successful at this career, you need to be extremely confident in who you are and your gifts. Lots of nights I would walk away from the office discouraged because I might have blown an "easy" sale, or not have gotten any referrals on a call. Luckily for the Rochester branch, everyone is very supportive. YOU MUST BE WILLING TO ACCEPT CRITICISM! IMPOSSIBLE TO GROW WITHOUT FEEDBACK OF MORE EXPERIENCED REPS.
I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Foresters Financial.
It is divided into parts. The first part is a group interview and then they schedule you for private interviews. The position is very commission based but they are very understanding if you are not comfortable with that so they are happy to accommodate and assist, if they can.